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Lon Chaney (1883–1930)

Actor | Director | Writer
KNOWN FOR 
The Phantom of the Opera (1925) | The Hunchback of Notre Dame (I) (1923) | The Unknown (1927)
AWARDS 
1 win More »
NICKNAME  
Man of a Thousand Faces
BORN 
Apr 1, 1883 (died Aug 26, 1930)
HEIGHT 
5' 7" (1.70m)

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Archive Footage (39 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Chicken with PlumsChicken with Plums Erik, The Phantom (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2011 €12MM $254K
  • Primary photo for Fragments: Surviving Pieces of Lost FilmsFragments: Surviving Pieces of Lost Films (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for A History of Horror with Mark GatissA History of Horror with Mark Gatiss (TV Mini-series) Erik, The Phantom (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Blue Skies Beyond the Looking GlassBlue Skies Beyond the Looking Glass (Short) Self (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Close-upClose-up (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Fallen VampireThe Fallen Vampire (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Cinemassacre's Monster MadnessCinemassacre's Monster Madness (TV Series) The Phantom (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Famous Monster: Forrest J AckermanFamous Monster: Forrest J Ackerman Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007 CAD 160K
  • Primary photo for Badness: Live and Not Plugged InBadness: Live and Not Plugged In (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for London After MidnightLondon After Midnight (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Frankenstein Files: How Hollywood Made a MonsterThe Frankenstein Files: How Hollywood Made a Monster (Video) Quasimodo / Erik, The Phantom (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for AFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding MoviesAFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Lon Chaney: A Thousand FacesLon Chaney: A Thousand Faces (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Tod Browning and Lon ChaneyTod Browning and Lon Chaney (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Universal HorrorUniversal Horror (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Lon Chaney: the FacesLon Chaney: the Faces (TV Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for 100 Years of Horror100 Years of Horror (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996
    • Phantoms (1996) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Lon Chaney: Behind the MaskLon Chaney: Behind the Mask Himself (archive footage)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Muppet BabiesMuppet Babies (TV Series) The Phantom (2 episodes, 1987–1990)  Less 1987–1990
  • Primary photo for Scream Greats, Vol. 1: Tom Savini, Master of Horror EffectsScream Greats, Vol. 1: Tom Savini, Master of Horror Effects (Video) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Historia del cine: Epoca mudaHistoria del cine: Epoca muda (Video) Various roles (archive footage)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for HollywoodHollywood (TV Mini-series) Actor 'Hunchback of notre dame' (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980
    • Trick of the Light (Mar 18, 1980) Actor 'Hunchback of notre dame' (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Horror ShowThe Horror Show (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Film ReviewFilm Review (TV Mini-series) The Phantom (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968
    • Changing Faces (May 3, 1968) The Phantom (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Wayne and Shuster Take an Affectionate Look At...Wayne and Shuster Take an Affectionate Look At... (TV Series) Various (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
    • The Monsters (1965) Various (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hollywood and the StarsHollywood and the Stars (TV Series) Hunchback of Notre Dame segment (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Fractured FlickersFractured Flickers (TV Series) Dinky Dunstan (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963
    • Annette Funicello (Aug 29, 1963) Dinky Dunstan (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hollywood: The Golden YearsHollywood: The Golden Years (TV Movie) Actor 'Hunchback of Notre Dame' (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: Hollywood Stars to RememberScreen Snapshots: Hollywood Stars to Remember (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Yesterday and TodayYesterday and Today Self (archive footage)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Hollywood StoryHollywood Story The Phantom (edited from 'Phantom of the Opera') (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Flicker Flashbacks No. 2, Series 5Flicker Flashbacks No. 2, Series 5 (Short) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1947
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots Series 25, No. 1: 25th AnniversaryScreen Snapshots Series 25, No. 1: 25th Anniversary (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1945
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots Series 18, No. 12Screen Snapshots Series 18, No. 12 (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for Personality ParadePersonality Parade (Short) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1938
  • Primary photo for Movie MemoriesMovie Memories (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1934
  • Primary photo for Movie Memories #2Movie Memories #2 (Short) Self (archive footage)  Less 1934
  • Primary photo for The House That Shadows BuiltThe House That Shadows Built Self (archive footage)  Less 1931

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